The first star to retire from a football club will be a long way off, but in the latest edition of the BBC Sport Show, we look at the list of the players who have retired from football and ask: Which one?
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The list of those who have gone from playing for their local club to playing for the first team has grown with the growth of football academies, but there are a few that are far from done. Read more Jordan Henderson has announced his retirement from the first-team.
The 21-year-old has been in and out of the starting line-up this season but his last appearance was in the FA Cup third round, in which he made two substitute appearances.
He had not played for Jordan since September 2016, when he was part of the Under-21s side that won the Capital One Cup.
Henderson was on the bench when he made his debut for his club, and it was his first Premier League start.
But he has since had to sit out all of the FA’s competitions and his last game in the Premier League came in the League Cup semi-final.
It has not been a good year for the youngster, who has been out of action with a knee injury.
We are looking forward to his return. “
We want to thank him for his hard work, dedication and dedication and to the fans.
We are looking forward to his return.
And if you’re a fan and you’re watching the Premier Football League, you know that’s a real ambition.” “
The goal is to get on the pitch and do well.
And if you’re a fan and you’re watching the Premier Football League, you know that’s a real ambition.”
It is also an ambition that has taken a while to achieve.
On March 7, 2017, Jordan was in a Champions League group stage tie against Juventus, but after failing to score, he was sent off and his manager was sent on to face Real Madrid.
Afterwards, he told his supporters that he had not scored and that he was disappointed.
Two days later, he appeared on the sidelines at Liverpool and the next day, he made a statement to the media, saying he was not happy with his performance and was looking forward for another opportunity to play.
This was followed by a poor run of form and then a massive knee injury which forced him to miss the first three months of the season.
A year later, in January, he missed his second game of the year, but he has made a total of five Premier League starts this term.
In February, he scored against Chelsea and in the following week, he helped the team beat Stoke 2-0, helping them qualify for the FA Youth Cup.
He has also made a debut against Watford.
Since then, he has started just five times.
Has Jordan Henderson had a difficult time of it?
There has been a lot of speculation over his future, with rumours circulating that he could leave the club at the end of the 2017/18 season.
It is not the first time that he has struggled with his fitness and has not played enough games to qualify for his first-choice side.
If Jordan Henderson were to retire at the age of 21, it would be the second-youngest to do so.
Mourinho was also asked about Jordan, telling the press: “It’s difficult because when you have to start from scratch every single game, you have an important task to do, but I think you are one of the best players in the world.”
He added: “I think it’s difficult for him, but as he grows older, he’s very happy, he loves the challenge and the football, he knows how to be in the moment and to have the confidence to perform.
Can Jordan Henderson make a comeback at Liverpool?
It would be interesting to see what happens with Jordan Henderson as he continues to develop and to progress in his career.
One thing is for certain, he will always be remembered as one of Liverpool’s greats.
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